AUGUST 2019 BLOG: Helping mom and dad clean-up/clean-out personal effects.

Remember our “indoors” is a delicate ecosystem as we’ve discussed in other blog posts. Buildings must be kept clean and dry because buildings actually breathe. In the IAQ world there’s an old joke that buildings shouldn’t suck, they blow. Meaning indoor spaces function best when held under a bit of positive pressure. This helps to dilute contaminants and ventilate them to non-inhabited “voids” in the building, or to the outdoors.


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JULY 2019 BLOG: What is a crawl space vapor barrier, do I need one? The PEMDAS to water diversion

If you are considering the installation of a crawlspace vapor barrier this means you have an odor you can not explain, you are the home on the block without a french drain, or you have seen standing water in your crawl/basement space. So what is a crawl space vapor barrier? A crawl space vapor barrier is 6 mil plastic polyethylene used to cover the dirt in the crawl.

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JUNE 2019 BLOG: "Do I need a general contractor or a handy-person?"

Repairs, improvements, & remodels

The most common work this time of year are water related/exterior issues. Roofing, house painting, remodel, add-on, drainage, cement/wood step repair, foundation support/retrofit, sump pump installation, vapor barrier/encapsulation, window upgrades. Every space is different, costs will fluctuate. Whether you need a general contractor or a professional handyperson relies a number of factors.


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MAY BLOG: Useful tips to establishing rental agreement responsibilities!

This month at www.ebindoors.com property owner and occupant duties and responsibilities. What should be in your rental agreement? WASTE MANAGEMENT, PLUMBING, HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING, SMOKE DETECTORS, FIRE ALARMS AND CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS, MANAGEMENT OF KNOWN TOXINS, APPLIANCES, AND MORE!

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APRIL BLOG: "My rent is $4,000.00 a month, I don't have to clean the bathroom!" How to better navigate the rental environment.

“My rent is 4K a month, I don’t have to clean the bathroom!” How to better navigate the rental environment. This month at www.ebindoors.com “monthly news” page!

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